Synonyms for ABJECTNESS

Usage Examples for ABJECTNESS

  1. What was that abjectness on the honeymoon, that anxious desire to please, to avoid offending, but fear? - "Vera" by Elisabeth von Arnim
  2. It has sunk to such a state of abjectness as to be attracted by the doings of the lowest of the low. - "Là-bas" by J. K. Huysmans
  3. In the mean time he raised them out of the abjectness of their isolation, although the Roman vulgar censured him for it bitterly, most of all because it took effect in Holy Week. - "The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17" by Charles Francis Horne
  4. It needed only one turn of the deck for him to be back at her feet, ready to humble himself in the dirt in the abjectness of his apology. - "The Heart of Arethusa" by Francis Barton Fox
  5. Belllounds, with whisper, and hands, and face, begged for his life in an abjectness of sheer panic. - "The Mysterious Rider" by Zane Grey